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Brandeis University: How Mosquitoes Find Humans to Bite

Feb 08, 2020 - Targeted News Service

[TNSbiologyresearch] -- Brandeis University issued the following news:

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- New research by biologist Paul Garrity's lab reveals the molecular mechanism that draws the insects to human warmth. The finding may one day help us fight mosquito-borne diseases.

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In a paper appearing online February 6 in Science, professor of biology Paul Garrity, PhD student Chloe Greppi, post-doctoral fellow Willem Laursen and several colleagues report that they've figured out an impor...